16 Oct

Affected by the Government Shutdown? NLC Offers Application Waiver »

Image courtesy AFL-CIO Blog
On Friday, hundreds of thousands of federal workers received their paychecks – and for many of them, those paychecks were less than half of what they should hav

30 Aug

Happy Labor Day and NLC Highlights by Dr. Paula Peinovich, President »

President Paula Peinovich
Greetings! In honor of Labor Day and the traditional start of the academic year, I am writing to share highlights from the past year and our goals for the upcoming

NLC Becomes a Family Tradition for a Father and Son »

Jose(left), Jonathan, and his mother at his high school graduation in 2009.
Many children of union members follow in their parents’ footsteps into a similar career path.

NLC Students… In Their Own Words: Edison Fraser, IAMAW »

My name is Edison Fraser. I am a Special Grand Lodge Representative with the IAMAW Transportation Department. When I graduated High School, my intentions were always to go to college.

NLC Students…In Their Own Words: Jimmy Easter, USW »

The Union’s Path to the Future Necessarily Includes Education
In preparation for 2009 negotiations, United Steelworkers Local 227 sent me to National Labor College (NLC) in Silver Spring,

09 Aug

Wedding Bells for NLC Alums »

We are happy to announce that two members of the National Labor College (NLC) family recently tied the knot.

30 Jul

National Labor College Featured at IATSE Convention »

NLC President Paula Peinovich with IATSE President Matt Loeb.

10 Jul

Many Memorable Moments at NLC’s 2013 Commencement »

With many inspiring remarks from a fired-up firefighter to a historic civil rights leader, the 15th commencement at National Labor College (NLC) led by AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, NLC

20 Jun

National Labor College Names Honorary Degree Recipients »

National Labor College will celebrate its commencement on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at the Maritime Institute of Graduate Studies (MITAGS).

19 Jun

Sheet Metal Workers Union Assistant to the General President Named NLC Alumni of the Year »

National Labor College’s Alumni Association has named Marc A. Norberg – who graduated in 2008 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Labor Studies – Alumni of the Year.